Galway Hooker Irish Pale Ale | Galway Hooker Brewery

Galway Hooker Irish Pale AleGalway Hooker Irish Pale Ale
BA SCORE
3.8/5
111 Ratings
Galway Hooker Irish Pale AleGalway Hooker Irish Pale Ale
BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Galway Hooker Brewery
Ireland
galwayhooker.ie

Style: American Pale Ale (APA)

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 4.40%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

Added by JohnfromDublin on 11-20-2007

BEER STATS
Ranking:
#17,257
Reviews:
31
Ratings:
111
pDev:
12.37%
Bros Score:
0
 
 
Wants:
6
Gots:
21
Trade:
0
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Photo of VictoriaTyagunova
3.46/5  rDev -8.9%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of Jack_H_91
3.87/5  rDev +1.8%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of DerwinWentworth
3.75/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Silke_Neryn
3.56/5  rDev -6.3%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of beertunes
3.36/5  rDev -11.6%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Thanks to Sarah H. for this one! 500ml bottle poured into straight pint glass. Poured a clean, clear medium gold color with about a half-inch of white head that had moderate retention and moderate lacing.

The nose featured a very pleasant grain scent, with very gentle grassy, earthy hop notes. Pretty similar on the tongue, with the addition of a nice bit of hop bite at the back end.

The body was light and crisp, with a dry finish. Drinkability was very good, my lone bottle was gone quickly. Overall, a very nice little brew, one I would seek out were I ever to visit the Emerald Isle.

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Photo of videofrog
3.77/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Barleycorn
3.94/5  rDev +3.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of PittSlovak
3.83/5  rDev +0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4

Photo of Drknight
3.5/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of mikr
4/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of MTKATL
3.5/5  rDev -7.9%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Photo of IRONRakkasan
3.75/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of Pens1967
3.75/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of EMV
3.29/5  rDev -13.4%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.25 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.25

Photo of Omniwar
3.99/5  rDev +5%
look: 4.25 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 4

Photo of LukeGude
3.68/5  rDev -3.2%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Floral. Not overly hoppy/fruity, decent

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Photo of kwjd
3.67/5  rDev -3.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.75

Photo of crob3888
4/5  rDev +5.3%
look: 4 | smell: 4 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Poured a beautiful copper-gold with a fairly thick white head that settled to a foam on top of the beer. Aromas and flavors of honeysuckle, bread, and some citrus.

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Photo of Kevin67
3.05/5  rDev -19.7%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2.75 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of Jcarriglio
3.93/5  rDev +3.4%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 4 | feel: 4 | overall: 4

Photo of Matheus_Ferreira_Rosa
4.56/5  rDev +20%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.75 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of lenny87
4.34/5  rDev +14.2%
look: 4 | smell: 4.25 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of pDubs
4.5/5  rDev +18.4%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4.5 | taste: 4.5 | feel: 4.5 | overall: 4.5

Photo of Tiernan
3.75/5  rDev -1.3%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

Photo of WalkerHater
3.77/5  rDev -0.8%
look: 4 | smell: 3.75 | taste: 3.75 | feel: 3.75 | overall: 3.75

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Galway Hooker Irish Pale Ale from Galway Hooker Brewery
Beer rating: 3.8 out of 5 with 111 ratings
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